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A Community Led Approach to Sustainable Rural Development


Yorkshire Dales LEADER Programme has been set up to build a sustainable community and economy that capitalises on the area’s environment, landscape, culture and heritage.

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The programme is CLOSED to any Applications as of 09/05/2018.

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Posted on: 07/01/19

LEADER Review 2016-2018

A review of the whole of our Programme to date can be found on our homepage (link) and in the LEADER Reports Download area

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